answersLogoWhite
Ask
Accepting Credit Cards
Credit and Debit Cards
Credit

How do you get credit card numbers from your customers online in a safe secure and private way?

686970
Answer

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
2015-07-15 21:05:43
2015-07-15 21:05:43

Credit card transactions are completed using a 128 Bit SSL Encrypted Secure Transaction, SSL uses public-key encryption to exchange a session key between the client and server; this session key is used to encrypt the http transaction (both request and response). Each transaction uses a different session key so that even if someone did manage to decrypt a transaction, that would not mean that they would have found the server's secret key; if they wanted to decrypt another transaction, they'd need to spend as much time and effort on the second transaction as they did on the first. Of course, they would have first have to have figured out some method of intercepting the transaction data in the first place, which is in itself extremely difficult.

1
0

Related Questions

User Avatar

Companies post their products online, and make them accessible to customers. You can give them your credit card numbers, and they will be able to get your money from the credit card company with proper information.

User Avatar

Via credit/debit card.

User Avatar

HSBC Canada offers its customers free online banking tools such as budgeting and online account access. They also offer mortgagees, car loans and home equity lines of credit.

User Avatar

The Metro Credit Union offers many of the standard banking services to customers, such as online banking, loans, checking, mortgages, CD's, and credit cards.

User Avatar

Key Bank provides plenty of options to its customers when using the online banking option. First and foremost, customers have 24 hour access to all of their accounts, banking, credit and investments. Customers can pay their bills there and also view checks and reorder checks.


Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.